The Rebecca Listener

The Rebecca Listener

By Rebecca School
Therapeutic day school for children 3-21 with neurodevelopmental delays of relating & communicating.
More places to listen

More places to listen

Tech Time
Clinical Director Toni Tortora takes over as host for this week's podcast. She interviews Chris, Allison, and Morgan about the Tech/Science groups that several students participate in here at Rebecca School. Groups centered around technology and computers help foster critical thinking skills as well as shared attention when used appropriately.
38:58
May 30, 2019
Individual Differences
On today's episode, Tina & Chris continue the conversation of breaking down DIR Floortime® by explaining the I (Individual Differences) in DIR.
21:43
May 6, 2019
#OTLife
It's World Autism Awareness Month and we have a special podcast episode just for you! Listen in as our Occupational Therapy department speak about what it's like to be an OT at Rebecca School.
42:26
April 18, 2019
Tina Talks - (D)IR
On today's Tina Talks episode, Tina and Chris talk about development and the basic functional emotional developmental capacities. 
33:02
April 8, 2019
Travel Training
From learning to navigate the neighborhood, navigating to the store, and learning how to travel to an internship; travel training helps guide students towards their independence.
37:18
March 29, 2019
Handwriting
Handwriting is a skill that is often taught in a singular manner. Learn how an occupational therapist and teacher are switching up how handwriting is learned by using sensory play. 
26:00
March 15, 2019
Friendship (Transitions Team)
Today's episode is an open forum in which Chris and the transitions team talks in regards to fostering relationships outside of a school setting.
35:30
March 12, 2019
Chess Club
Sergio, a teaching assistant here at the Rebecca School, discusses his chess groups that he facilitates for students.
20:28
February 25, 2019
Just Breathe
Taking a step back and taking a deep breath can help us to self regulate/self soothe. Today's episode involves three therapists who co-run a breathing group, here at Rebecca School, which is helping students learn to self regulate, co regulate, and engage with each other.
45:10
February 12, 2019
Tina Talks - Episode 2
Let's recap this past months episodes as well as shed some light on various upcoming events and happenings at the school.
13:26
February 10, 2019
Post Rebecca School (Transitions Planning)
On today's episode, transition coordinators Josh and Shelby talk about preparing students for post Rebecca School.
22:32
February 1, 2019
Education Department & DIR Floortime
On today's episode a few members of our education department take the time to talk about what DIR Floortime looks like in a classroom setting.
13:24
January 25, 2019
Poetry Groups
In today's episode we look into one of the many groups that are run here at Rebecca School. The group we will be discussing today is poetry group.
30:59
January 18, 2019
Interdisciplinary Talk
Rebecca School's occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech and language therapy supervisors talk about how each of their disciplines integrate into the DIR Floortime Model.
30:23
January 10, 2019
Tina Talks Episode 1
To start off our podcast Tina, our Director, talks about Rebecca School in order to set the overall tone of future episodes.
07:30
January 4, 2019
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